United Technologies Corporation Sr Assoc, Procurement in Lincolnton, North Carolina

Job ID: 73445BR

City: Lincolnton

State: North Carolina

Country: United States

Category: Supply Chain

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

LOCATION:1. The candidate must be located in Bradenton/Sarasota, FL area and be willing to travel to Lincolnton, NC for onboarding and as needed over the next 12 months. OR 2. The candidate can be located within the Lincolnton commute but must be willing to relocate to Bradenton/Sarasota next year.SUMMARY:The FG Buyer/Planner is responsible for managing externally sourced finished goods for inventory optimization, customer order fulfillment and cost reductions. This role also coordinates demand planning between the Product Managers and DC Inventory Planner and addresses supplier performance issues, including delivery, packaging, and invoicing. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:--- Support day to day execution of all purchasing/planning activities--- Work closely with Product Management, Commercial Sales, and Global Planning to develop forecast (host weekly calls)--- Troubleshoot process failure modes and implement corrective actions--- Utilize ACE/lean principles to effectively drive continuous improvement--- Support/Lead transfers of work and new product introductions (NPI---s)--- Identify and implement cost reduction opportunities--- Actively participate in S and OP process--- Interface with Operations, Sourcing and Engineering teams as required to achieved key department and plant metrics--- Identify and disposition slow moving or obsolete material|

Qualification: QUALIFICATIONS:--- Must be self-directed and able to manage multiple projects with changing priorities --- Previous experience in purchasing or sourcing role--- Excellent statistical and analytical skills--- Strong project management skills--- Proficient in Oracle (or similar) ERP system--- Experience with Material Requirements Planning (MRP)--- Ability to communicate clearly and effectively to all levels of the organization--- Proficient in MS office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and performing queries in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems (e.g. Discoverer and Business Objects), along with data gathering, manipulation, and analysis

Education: EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Bachelor---s Degree in Supply Chain, Engineering, or other related field3-5 years of experience in purchasing or other supply chain/operations role|

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

QUALIFICATIONS:--- Must be self-directed and able to manage multiple projects with changing priorities --- Previous experience in purchasing or sourcing role--- Excellent statistical and analytical skills--- Strong project management skills--- Proficient in Oracle (or similar) ERP system--- Experience with Material Requirements Planning (MRP)--- Ability to communicate clearly and effectively to all levels of the organization--- Proficient in MS office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and performing queries in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems (e.g. Discoverer and Business Objects), along with data gathering, manipulation, and analysis

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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